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Finding a job in the Netherlands (1 hour)

Workshop: discovering opportunities when you don’t speak Dutch

For you?

Are you orientating on starting your career in the Netherlands as a non-Dutch speaker? In this compact online workshop, you’ll be introduced to the job market in the Netherlands. You’ll discover which part of the job market is interested in non-Dutch speaking graduates. Also, you’ll get an idea of what a job search strategy entails and how it can be of use, and if you have to learn Dutch or not. In the end, you’ll have a better picture of how to start your job search in the Netherlands.

Dates and times

Registration is possible from 7 weeks up to 2 days in advance.

  • Thursday, 4 February 2021, from 10:00-11:00 (online)
  • Wednesday, 17 March 2021, from 10:00-11:00 (online)
  • Thursday, 15 April 2021, from 14:00-15:00 (online)
  • Wednesday, 12 May 2021, from 14:00-15:00 (online)
  • Thursday, 10 June 2021, from 10:00-11:00 (online)

Registration is possible from 70 up till 2 days in advance.

Practical information

This workshop is free of charge. You can register if you are currently studying at the UvA, or if you graduated no more than 1 year ago. After registration you will receive specific information about logging in, preparing, etc.

These information sessions and workshops are a nice match 

Finding a job in the Netherlands is part of a series supporting you in your career development. You can register for each separately:

Personal development and self-assessment

Are you looking for a broad orientation on who you are, what is important to you, and what you want to contribute to? These workshops will get you going post-graduation.

Do it yourself?

You can find self-assessment tests, videos, and tipsheets on successful job hunting here:


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A choice of information sessions, workshops and training courses all year round. Check the event list for an up to date overview.

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